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Saint Vincent government gazette

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Title:
Saint Vincent government gazette
Portion of title:
Government gazette
Portion of title:
St. Vincent government gazette
Creator:
Saint Vincent
Place of Publication:
Kingstown, St. Vincent
Kingstown St. Vincent
Publisher:
G.P.O.
Publication Date:
Frequency:
Weekly
regular
Language:
English
Physical Description:
v. : ; 35 cm.

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Gazettes -- Periodicals -- Saint Vincent ( lcsh )
Genre:
serial ( sobekcm )
legislation ( marcgt )
federal government publication ( marcgt )
periodical ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage:
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -- Saint Vincent

Notes

Dates or Sequential Designation:
v. 1, no. 1 (1868)-v. 112, no. 48 (Tues., 23 Oct. 1979)
General Note:
Description based on: Vol. 111, no. 1 (Tues., 3 Jan. 1978); title from caption.
General Note:
Supplements which accompany some numbers contain extraordinary issues, ordinances, statutory rules of order, etc.

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University of Florida
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SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE

(EXTRAORDINARY.)

Vlubtlis0t bT Antljorit,.


VOL. 100.] SAINT VINCEXNT, FRIDAY. 21 APRIL, 1967. [No. 25.


GOVERNMENT


NOTICE.


LEGISLATION.


No. 72.
The following Document is published with this issue of the
Gazette:-
S.R. & 0. No. 11.-Legislative Council (Elections Laws)
(Modifications No. 2) Regulations, 1967.
(G.H. 136.)


By Command,

0. E. LEIGERTWOOD,
Establishment Officer.


GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
SAINT VINCENT,
21st April, 1967.

PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
[ Price 30 cents. ]


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SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS,

1967, No. 11.


LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL (ELECTIONS LAWS) MODIFICATIONSS NO. 2)
REGULATIONS.

(Gazetted 21st A

1. Short title and commenceme These oniis may be cited
as the Legislative Council (Election .s) (Modificati 2) Regulations,
1967, and shall be read as one ith Legislative neil (Elections)
Ordinance, 1951, and all amendmei t e .
(2) These Regulations shall c into force oth 1st day of April,

2. Interpretation. In these Regu *
"the Ordinance" means the Legislative council (Elections) Ordinance,
1951, and all amendments thereto, as in force on the day on which these
Regulations come into force.
3. Modifications etc. of the Ordinance. The provisions of the Ordinance
which are specified in the first column of the Schedule hereunder shall have
effect subject to the adaptations, modifications or exceptions specified in the
second column of that Schedule.

SCHEDULE.

Section Modification etc.
2 In the definition of "election officer" for the words "in-
cludes the Supervisor of Elections" substitute the words
"includes the Supervisor of Elections, the Assistant
Supervisor of Elections".
1:2 (a) Re-number the section as subsection 13 (1) and add
the following subsection as subsection (2) :-
(2) The Administrator, acting in his discretion,
may appoint an Assistant Supervisor of Elections
who shall receive such remuneration as may be pres-
/ cribed and who, subject to the authority, directions
S. / and control of the Supervisor of Elections, shall
'! have all the powers and may perform any of the
duties of the Supervisor of Elections."











Section Modification etc.

13 (b) Delete the marginal note and substitute therefore
Appointment, powers and duties of Supervisor of
Elections and Assistant Supervisor of Elections."
21 Delete the words "and one or more newspapers".
26 (2) For the words "in one or more newspapers" substitute the
words "in the Gazette".
42 Delete subsection (3) and substitute therefore the follow-
ing :-
(3) The elector on receiving the ballot paper
shall forthwith enter one of the polling compart-
ments and there secretly mark his ballot paper with
the pencil provided for that purpose, and he shall
then fold the ballot as directed so that the initials
and the numbers on the counterfoil can be seen
without opening it, and hand the paper to the presid-
ing officer who shall, without unfolding it, ascertain
by examination of the initials and numbers appearing
thereon that it is the same paper as that delivered
to the elector and if the same he shall forthwith in
full view of the voter and all others present remove
the counterfoil and deposit the ballot in the ballot
box."
47 (a) In the first line of subsection (2), for the words "shall
reject" substitute the words "shall, subject to subsec-
tion (3) of this section, reject".
(b) Re-number subsections (3), (4), (5), (6), (7), (8),
(9), (10), (11), (12) and (13) as subsections (4), (5),
(6), (7), (8), (9), (10), (11), (12), (13) and (14)
respectively, and add the following subsection as sub-
section (3) :-
(3) A ballot paper on which the vote is marked-
(a) elsewhere than in the proper place; or
(b) otherwise than by means of a cross; or
(c) by more than one mark;
shall not by reason thereof be rejected if an intention
that the vote shall be for one or other of the candidates
clearly appears, and the way the paper is marked does
not of itself identify the voter and it is not shown that
he can be identified thereby."












Section Modification etc.

47 (c) In subsection (6), as renumbered, for the words "or
subsection (3), or subsection (4)" substitute the words
"or subsection (3) or subsection (4), or subsection
(5)".

4. Revocation. The Legislative Council (Elections Laws) (Modifica-
tions) Regulations, 1967 (S.R. & 0. No. 10 of 1967) are hereby revoked.



Made by the Administrator under the authority of section 5 of the Saint
Vincent Constitution (Amendment No. 3) Order, 1967, this 21st day of April,
1967.

H. GEORGE,
Administrator.
(G.H. 136).


PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.


[Price 12 cents.]


1967.